The Painted Burro is probably the busiest restaurant in Davis Square. But if you can get a table here (or a spot in the fun, semi-separate bar), you’ll get some very good Mexican food and some really good margaritas. We suggest sticking with the tacos for the most part, though there’s some interesting appetizers like the chorizo and egg and the crispy Baja fish.
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Spoke is a tiny wine bar in Davis Square with small plates that make it worthy of going to even if you don’t like wine.
Diesel Cafe is a popular coffee shop in Davis Square with, interestingly, some pool tables.
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Revival Cafe + Kitchen is a great coffee shop in Davis Square with good outdoor space. They also have two other locations in Alewife and Back Bay.
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